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The Resource Sudden death : medicine and religion in eighteenth-century Rome, Maria Pia Donato

Sudden death : medicine and religion in eighteenth-century Rome, Maria Pia Donato

Label
Sudden death : medicine and religion in eighteenth-century Rome
Title
Sudden death
Title remainder
medicine and religion in eighteenth-century Rome
Statement of responsibility
Maria Pia Donato
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Donato, Maria Pia
Dewey number
618.92026
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The history of medicine in context
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lancisi, Giovanni Maria
  • Sudden death
  • Death
  • Medicine
  • Medicine
Label
Sudden death : medicine and religion in eighteenth-century Rome, Maria Pia Donato
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Morti improvvise / Maria Pia Donato. Roma : Carocci, c2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Sudden death and the physician's role in society -- Fears -- The medico-legal enquiry on sudden death, or, the truth of the body -- And the public role of physicians -- From the dead to the living: medicine and public health in the early eighteenth century -- Sudden death in medical theory and practice -- A new stance on death: the mechanical medicine of Lancisi's De subitaneis mortibus -- The pathological gaze. The problematic status of post-mortem evidence -- In early eighteenth-century medicine -- The lost and the saved. Sudden death as an ethical and religious issue -- Death and the doctors. Scientific queries and ethical dilemmas -- In the hour of death -- Looking for a heavenly protector: Saint Andrew Avellino, the "apoplectic saint"
Control code
FIEb17613681
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 229 pages
Isbn
9781472418739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
  • (StEdALDL)1/3232957
  • (OCoLC)877563034
Label
Sudden death : medicine and religion in eighteenth-century Rome, Maria Pia Donato
Publication
Note
Translation of: Morti improvvise / Maria Pia Donato. Roma : Carocci, c2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Sudden death and the physician's role in society -- Fears -- The medico-legal enquiry on sudden death, or, the truth of the body -- And the public role of physicians -- From the dead to the living: medicine and public health in the early eighteenth century -- Sudden death in medical theory and practice -- A new stance on death: the mechanical medicine of Lancisi's De subitaneis mortibus -- The pathological gaze. The problematic status of post-mortem evidence -- In early eighteenth-century medicine -- The lost and the saved. Sudden death as an ethical and religious issue -- Death and the doctors. Scientific queries and ethical dilemmas -- In the hour of death -- Looking for a heavenly protector: Saint Andrew Avellino, the "apoplectic saint"
Control code
FIEb17613681
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 229 pages
Isbn
9781472418739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
  • (StEdALDL)1/3232957
  • (OCoLC)877563034

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